Hiking Eales Preserve

Hiking Eales Preserve

It was supposed to be a business park. Nothing against business parks, but what became of the 2,200 acres on Moosic Mountain is really a Northeastern Pennsylvania treasure. The Dick and Nancy Eales Nature Preserve is a spectacular hunk of land that’s home to a...
Coming up: Review of a great hiking app

Coming up: Review of a great hiking app

Hey friends, I just wanted to give you a quick heads up about something coming on Sunday in the Life & Times section of The Sunday Times. Illustrator and columnist Kevin O’Neill is offering his weekly Insights column, and this time it’s about¬† –...
Checking out the Dunmore Preserve

Checking out the Dunmore Preserve

Hi friends, On Thursday morning of this past week, I was itching for a hike, and I had once done a photo shoot at the Dunmore Preserve. It seemed like a pretty cool place with a bunch of trails, none of which I knew anything about. So I enlisted a buddy of mine and we...
What knot to do: The bowline and slipknot

What knot to do: The bowline and slipknot

Hey guys, We’re going to keep going with our series on knots. This time it’s going to be the bowline (pronounced Boh-lin) and the slipknot. It’s two for Tuesday after all. Again, these are pretty simple knots but useful. A lot of these will be part...
Ditch the road and run the trail

Ditch the road and run the trail

Hey gang, We’re going to do this quickly today and give you some reasons trail running beats the crap out of road running. Well, really I’m going to give you a few things about hitting the trails that maybe you didn’t consider. Then you can judge if...